One example of the shameless subterfuges under which the French stand prepared to defend whatever cruelties they may hereafter think fit to commit in bringing the Marquesan natives into subjection
is well worthy of being recorded.
They claimed exemption from the mandates of human authority, as militating with their subjection
to a superior power.
She inherits her mother's talents, and must have been under subjection
Will felt as if he were forced to cross his small boundary ditch, and what he saw beyond it was not empire, but discontented subjection